We’re happy to help you with the vaccinations and exams your pet needs to travel abroad. A good place to start is by visiting the APHIS Pet Travel website to review qualifications for each destination on your itinerary. Some requirements can take a few weeks to complete, so take a look as soon as you make your plans, then give us a call!
Before you fly, please check the United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (USDA APHIS) Pet Travel website for all health requirements, both domestically and internationally. Visit IATA Traveler’s Pet Corner for acceptable crate sizes and dimensions for dogs and cats. You can also contact your airline for information.
Located just off the runway at JFK International Airport in Cargo Area D, The ARK provides 24/7 access to and from a state-of-the-art, climate-controlled facility, enabling the safe handling and efficient delivery of horses, pets, birds and livestock by air. The ARK at JFK also provides pre- and post-travel animal care and veterinary services for pets, horses, birds, livestock and exotic animals.
ARK Pet Oasis is the first facility of its kind in North America. A 24/7 central resource for all airlines, pet shippers and pet parents, it services the needs and promotes the welfare of all pets traveling as live animal cargo. Pet Oasis ensures that all in-transit companion animals receive rest and care upon arrival, at departure and in-between domestic and international flights.
Whether you’re traveling by air or just taking a weekend road trip, you and your pet will appreciate this award-winning companion animal boarding company and 20,000 square foot premier resort, with 24-hour cageless dog and cat care as well as training, grooming and pet spa services.
The International Pet and Animal Transportation Association is a non-profit trade association of independent members who are dedicated to the safe and humane transport of pets and other animals. Their pet relocation specialists and goods and services providers work together to provide professional pet transportation services worldwide. AirHeart Pet Hospital JFK joined IPATA in 2017.